yellow braid

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  • A short yellow braid lay on her neck, her face was round, and her eyes kind. Cited from Mother, by Maxim Gorky
  • She lay with her hands crossed quietly on her breast and one of the loosened yellow braids was near his hand. Cited from Love Stories, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • The dance was a schottische, and in a moment her yellow braids were fairly standing on end. Cited from The Troll Garden, et al, by Willa Cather
  • Most of the bright buttons and yellow braid were gone from his jacket. Cited from Cabbages and Kings, by O Henry
  • A girl with long yellow braids and pretty even white teeth bobbed a shy acknowledgment. Cited from Betty Gordon in Washington,by Alice B. Emerson
  • Harriet remembered walking in such a summer wood, years and years ago, a little girl with yellow braids, holding tight to her mother's hand. Cited from Harriet and the Piper, by Kathleen Norris
  • The artillery wore blue-grey coats turned back with red, yellow braid, and half-moon-shaped black hats, with the points down towards their shoulders. Cited from The Winning of Canada, by William Wood[#4]
  • With her snubby nose and her yellow braids, she'll grow into just another white-faced doll as Milly. Cited from The Bacillus of Beauty, by Harriet Stark
  • When the curtain goes up she has the best of intentions, the best character, the prettiest of faces, and two long, yellow braids down her back. Cited from Editorials from the Hearst Newspapers by Brisbane
  • It was a nobly shaped head bound round with curly yellow braids above a slender face, red cheeked yet delicate. Cited from Lydia of the Pines, by Honore` Willsie Morrow
  • In a single bed, next to theirs, lay a little girl of eleven, wide awake, two yellow braids sticking up on the pillow behind her. Cited from The Song of the Lark, Willa Cather
  • As luck would have it, there at his back hung the brazen clarion, held by its yellow braid and cord. Cited from A Daughter of the Sioux, by Charles King
  • Beside the stove stood a little girl with two light yellow braids and a broad, flushed face, peering anxiously into a frying pan. Cited from The Troll Garden, et al, by Willa Cather
  • Virginia, slim, and tall for her age, with long, flat, yellow braids, handled the snow daintily, even gingerly. Cited from The Little Mixer, by Lillian Nicholson Shearon
  • People laughed to see a little girl with yellow braid mixing paints and helping her father in the Louvre; others said it wasn't right. Cited from Little Journeys To the Homes of Famous Women, by Elbert Hubbard
  • The lady of the House Committee looked across and saw the new mother, with the sunshine on her yellow braids, and her face refined from the furnace of pain. Cited from Love Stories, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Across each end were basted two rows of scarlet worsted braid, four inches apart, and between the two a row of bright yellow braid. Cited from St. Nicholas Magazine For Girls And Boys, Vol. V, Nov 1877, No. 1
  • The chiefs strut around in official coats enriched with yellow braid, wearing medals as big as dinner-plates. Cited from The New North, by Agnes Deans Cameron
  • Turning she saw Belinda Babson running along the little foot path, her long yellow braids shining in the sun, and her round blue eyes showing her pleasure at sight of her friend. Cited from Randy and Her Friends, by Amy Brooks
  • The girl was in white and the taper-lights at the altar shone on her two long yellow braids that hung down over her white gown, so that they looked like burnished gold. Cited from Flower of the Dusk, by Myrtle Reed